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Board seeking permanent appointment to Chief Executive Officer role

20/05/2020 00:00, In Blog /

Back in January of this year, long-time Chief Exec, Matt Newman, stood down and the organisation has since been led by Interim CEO, James Williams.

As planned the Board of Welsh Athletics is now looking to making a permanent appointment to the role which is advertised here. Applications close on 3rd June.

"Welsh Athletics is seeking to appoint an outstanding Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who will be responsible for creating and implementing the vision and the strategic direction of Welsh Athletics. The CEO will lead the team to deliver successful outcomes and will ensure the financial stability of Welsh Athletics.


Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO will lead the organisation’s strategy, keeping the values at the heart of the culture of the organisation, securing financial stability for the organisation through a variety of funding sources."

Steve Perks, Chair